Honda VT1100 Shadow Series 1995 - 2007 Clymer Owners Service & Repair Manual
covers the following models:
● VT1100C Shadow Spirit (1997-2007)
● VT1100C2 Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition (1995-1999)*
● VT1100C2 Shadow Sabre (2000-2007)
● VT1100C3 Shadow Aero (1998-2002)
● VT1100T Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition Tourer (1998-2000)
**Except for color and decal changes, the CT1100C2-2 and VT1100D2 models are the same motorcycle as the VT1100C2 Shadow 1100 American Classic Edition.
See Clymer CM440
for VT1100C Shadow (1985-1996).Contents:
● QUICK REFERENCE DATA
● GENERAL INFORMATION
Manual organization / Warnings, cautions and notes / Safety / Serial numbers / Fasteners / Shop supplies / Basic tools / Precision measuring tools / Electrical system fundamentals / Basic service methods / Storage / Specifications
Engine principles and operating requirements / Starting the engine / Engine will not start / Poor engine performance / Fuel system / Engine / Engine lubrication / Hydraulic tappets / Cylinder leak down test / Clutch/ Gearshift linkage / Transmission / Final drive / Electrical testing / Front suspension and steering / Brakes
● PERIODIC LUBRICATION, MAINTENANCE AND TUNE-UP
Routine checks / Maintenance intervals / Periodic lubrication / Oil and filter change / Periodic maintenance / Tune-up / Ignition timing / Specifications
Cylinder head covers and rocker arms / Hydraulic tappets / Camshafts / Cam chain tensioner / Cylinder head / Valves and components / Cylinder / Piston and rings / Oil jet / Removal / installation / Crankcase and crankshaft / Crankcase bearing / Crankshaft / Connecting rods / Output gear / Output gearcase overhaul / Engine break-in / Specifications
● CLUTCH, PRIMARY DRIVE GEAR, GEARSHIFT LINKAGE AND OIL PUMP
Clutch release lever / Right crankcase cover / Oil pump chain and sprockets / Primary drive gear / External shift mechanism / Oil pump / Specifications
● TRANSMISSION AND INTERNAL SHIFT MECHANISM
Mainshaft / Countershaft / Internal shift mechanism / Specifications
● FUEL AND EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEMS
Carburetor operation service adjustment / Fuel filter / Air filter housing and fuel pump / Fuel tank / Crankcase breather system / Evaporative emission control system / Pulse secondary air injection PAIR system / Specifications
● ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Charging system / Left crankcase cover and stator coil / Flywheel, starter clutch, starter reduction gears and gearshift spindle A / Ignition system troubleshooting / Ignition coils / Ignition pulse generator / Ignition control module ICM / Starter drive gear and torque limiter / Starter / Headlight / Speedometer and speed sensor / Coolant temperature switch / Coolant temperature indicator check unit / Fan motor switch / Oil pressure indicator and oil pressure switch / Sidestand switch / Clutch switch / Front brake light switch / Rear brake light switch / Ignition switch / Handlebar switch / Turn signal relay / Diodes / Horn / Fuses / Specifications
● COOLING SYSTEM
Temperature warning system / Inspection / Hoses / Pressure test / Radiator / Cooling fan / Coolant reserve tank / Thermostat / Coolant temperature switch / Water pump mechanical seal inspection / Water pump / Specification
● WHEELS AND TYRES
Final driven flange / Front and rear hubs / Wheel service / Specifications
● FRONT SUSPENSION AND STEERING
Handlebar / Front fork / Steering head and stem / Steering bearing preload / Steering head and stem bearing race / Specifications
● REAR SUSPENSION AND FINAL DRIVE
Shock absorber / Swing arm / Final drive unit and drive shaft / Final drive unit / Specifications
Brake pads / Caliper / Master cylinder / Rear master cylinder reservoir / Brake disc / Brake bleeding / Drum brake / Brake pedal / Specifications
● BODY AND EXHAUST SYSTEM
Seat / Side covers / Steering covers / Windshield / Saddlebags / Fenders / Footrest / Left crankcase rear cover / Exhaust system / Specifications
● COLOUR WIRING DIAGRAMS
Clymer motorcycle repair manuals can save you money on maintenance and repair bills. Step-by-step procedures and detailed illustrations guide you through every job, from maintenance and troubleshooting, all the way to complete teardown and rebuild.
Please note that workshop manuals are usually written for models sold in a specific country.
Differences in specification can exist between models sold in different countries and items such as engines can vary.
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